Easy Apple Cake Recipe (with a GIVEAWAY!)

easy apple cake recipe

Now that school is back in full swing and fall is creeping up on us whether we like it or not, I'm ready to make my fall staple: Apple Cake. When my husband and I first started dating, he took me to meet his parents, where I sat down and helped my mother-in-law make this cake, and I've been hooked ever since. It's a super easy recipe, but I really … [Read more...]

pom hula-tini cocktail


I'm grasping on to summer and holding on as fierce and as long as I can, because each day seems to bring us closer to fall. I'm a summer girl at heart, and would rather spend my days barefoot on the beach if I had my way. Alas, school is in session, summer is drawing the end all too quickly, but that doesn't mean that I'm going to give up my summer … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Sugar Popovers

cinnamon sugar popovers

Hi there Shabby Creek friends! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back to give you another fantastic desert recipe. This sweet bread is so incredibly easy to make. I'm sure it will be one of your favorites. When I want to quickly add some homemade bread to my dinners, popovers are always my first choice. They're light and flaky and let's … [Read more...]

easy homemade marinara sauce

easy homemade marinara sauce

Maybe it's a southern thing, or a country living kinda thing, or maybe it's just a summer thing, but even though I don't have a single tomato plant (or a garden), I seem to have fresh tomatoes multiplying at my house. Neighbors, friends and even my mom always bring me "just a few" when they come over. A few here and a few there, and all of a sudden … [Read more...]

birthday cake-tini cocktail

birthday cake-tini

Do you know why I love sharing cocktail posts? Two words: recipe testing. Oh yes, my friends, I'm all about sipping on a delicious cocktail! I wish I could tell you that it was someone's birthday so I had a real reason to sample copious amounts of this amazing drink - but honestly I just love birthday cake! I mean, who doesn't? Because if you hate … [Read more...]

Crockpot Italian Sausage and Pepper Sandwiches

Crockpot Italian Sausage and Pepper Sandwiches

Happy August, Shabby Creek friends! It's me, Claire, from A Little CLAIREification, back with another slow cooker favorite.  This one is so easy you won't believe it which is perfect as Back To School time draws near. If there is one thing my Husband loves, it is Crockpot Italian Sausage and Pepper Sandwiches.  He works hard and is always … [Read more...]

One Bowl Flourless Chocolate Cake

Hi there Shabby Creek friends! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back to give you another fantastic desert recipe. If you love chocolate, don't walk away from that computer. Pull up a chair and sit down because I'm about to share with you a recipe you're going to want to memorize! My One Bowl Flourless Chocolate Cake is a chocolate lovers dream … [Read more...]

No Bake Orange Dream Cake

dream cake

Happy Monday! I'm back after a whirlwind weekend of being in at Atlanta at the Haven Blogging Conference, plus a night of over the top fun with my own girls to see Fall Out Boy (because Pete Wentz = the hotness). Today's post is from my sweet contributor Emily - but don't sweat… I'll be back tomorrow with a big announcement!   Hey there … [Read more...]